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I Strive To Be Wiser

If your goal in life is not wisdom and knowledge, then you are wasting your life! 466 People

    The Equilibrium Called Life - From planetary movement through the actions of tiniest of the life form on earth , each follow law of equilibrium. There is a semblance , balance and...
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    Trophy Wife -  I was married to my husband for 10 years. He is a very successful businessman who likes the good life. When I met him I was 24 and he was 43. He was married and...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 1 Response Jun 21, 2010

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    You Are What Your Company Is - Looking back at my earlier stages of my life as an adult helps me understand some things better about life. I have always believed that improving as...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 1 Response Jun 12, 2010

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    Generosity - I gave my pie to a homeless person today.... i immediately regretted it.
    Sublimelovecuts Sublimelovecuts 18-21, M 4 Responses Feb 5, 2013

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    Being rich and empty -  Many people think that being rich is the best thing in life. You can afford anything in life, you can buy nice cars and vacation houses, you can own a...
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    I've Learned - I've Learned I've learned that you cannot make someone love you. All you can do is be someone who can be loved. The rest is up to them. I've learned that no matter...
    amundeep amundeep 22-25 Jun 27, 2012

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    Realization - If people do not behave to my liking , why do I always try to correct them, prove that they are wrong and I am right ? At every given instance I try to do this one...
    guardsvan guardsvan 41-45, M 3 Responses Jan 16, 2013

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    I Want Strive To Be Wiser. - I'm not there yet but I'm getting there.
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F Nov 24, 2011

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    Soft Beauty~~ (copy) - Beauty is not in the face, beauty is a light in the heart Each of us has our own strengths and beauty inside Achievements and goals we have aquired over...
    Raindrop000 Raindrop000 51-55, F Aug 22, 2010

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    Gaining Morals From The Oddest Places - Once when I was younger someone asked me if I had Supermans abilities what would I do with them. Of course as a child all I thought about...
    yourblacknight yourblacknight 26-30, M Aug 20, 2013

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    A WISE STORY:__________ A Rude Hotel Guest -  My aunt is a great lady. She is a very quiet one but when she does not like something she lets the other one know. She is also...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 1 Response Jul 11, 2010

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    Why We Argue - Unlike other species of the animal kingdom where territorial disputes literally begin and end at the boundaries of their territories, human territorial disputes...
    guardsvan guardsvan 41-45, M Aug 29, 2012

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    A WISE STORY:__________ A Lexus -  I was always told by my immigrant parents growing up that  money does not buy you happiness and that after a certain point accumulation...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 1 Response Jul 2, 2010

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    Everyone Is A Genius At Least Once A Year. The Real Geniuses Simply Have Their Bright Ideas Closer Together. - 'Everyone is a genius at least once a year. The real geniuses simply...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 Jul 6, 2010

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    Romantic Husband -  My wife always knew – even before our marriage -I was not the romantic type. I haven’t bought  flowers without any occasion to her, I have...
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    Be Sweet To Yourself - I have decided to love myself the best way I know how.  Growing up I had warm and loving mother and Iremember the little things she used to do to care for...
    livelongandprosper livelongandprosper 31-35 Nov 20, 2011

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    I Can See No Hope - no hope for me lol I read a book or a wisdom seconds later i forget what i read with this memory i'm screwed :'( even if i'm wise i can't show it to people...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 11, 2013

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    You Don't Know What You Have Until You Lose It -  I was always whining about my life, but basically I had everything. I had a decent job, a good car, I lived in a small house...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 3 Responses Jun 15, 2010

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    My Goals: Then And Now. &Amp; My Inspirations Using The Letters In My Name - I remember when I was only 9 years old and I wanted to be a nurse or someone like my mother because she...
    erinbk1993x erinbk1993x 18-21 1 Response Jun 14, 2013

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    A Wise Quote About Success - 'Those who have succeeded at anything and don't mention luck are kidding themselves. ' By Larry King  www.wisestories.com
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 1 Response Aug 6, 2010

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    Being Homeless -  I have never ever in my life thought I could be homeless and I would be living on the streets. I was born into a hard working, working class family. I grew...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 Jun 17, 2010

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    Don't Idolize Others -  I was always telling my kids: don’t idolize others because you don’t know them. You see only a surface what is far from being the reality...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 Jun 16, 2010

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    Choices And Circumstances.. - Every human without exception, chooses the life he/she leads. Often times we say 'because of the circumstances, had to opt a particular life'. But...
    guardsvan guardsvan 41-45, M Aug 22, 2012

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    'i', The Budhdha - I escaped the vices of the palace in search of some thing that will help me escape the misery of humanity. From the hermit living in the mountain pass to the...
    guardsvan guardsvan 41-45, M Sep 21, 2012

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    This Is Wisdom. - It is what you learn after you know it all that counts. by John Wooden
    firespryte firespryte 41-45, F Aug 30, 2012

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    Realization -  I was born into a wealthy family. My dad has been a lawyer and my mom has been a business owner. Both of them have been hard working individuals and basically...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 1 Response Jun 13, 2010

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    Metamorphosis Of Non-universal Love..misery. - All forms of love except that which transcends the physical nature and attributes , and that which is all pervasive, results in...
    guardsvan guardsvan 41-45, M 2 Responses Sep 1, 2012

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    This Is Very True - I don't want to be smart, I want to be wise...
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 22-25, M Aug 24, 2010

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    Are You Ready To Learn More (aka Baby Steps To Wisdom) ? - There isn't a better teacher than experience and there isn't better facilitator of learning than time. Each day holds...
    guardsvan guardsvan 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 24, 2012

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    Information Is Bronze. Thinking Is Silver. Knowledge Is Gold. © All Rights Reserved. - Quote © All rights reserved.
    IntrovertedPersian IntrovertedPersian 18-21, M Jul 30, 2013

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    A WISE STORY:__________ A Gold Digger? -  My parents immigrated to the United States 20 years ago when I was 5. They came from Mexico with nothing but a couple of small...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 2 Responses Jul 4, 2010

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    To Be Less Foolish - I don't really. I actually strive to be less foolish. I don't think one can just strive for wisdom the way one might train to be a sports star or learn one's...
    KenWX KenWX 61-65, M Sep 17, 2012

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    'i', The Budhdha - I escaped the vices of the palace in search of some thing that will help me escape the misery of humanity. From the hermit living in the mountain pass to the...
    guardsvan guardsvan 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 21, 2012

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    Dont let your mind turn to mush pick up a book or do something productive to boost your brain activity, you wont regret it when your older
    BluSpade1 BluSpade1 18-21, M Jan 27

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    Always Express Your Feelings -  I am a very reserved person; some might call me shy too. The fact is all my life I have been a very introvert human being. You can get by with...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 Jun 15, 2010

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    Helping -  My father had cataract, which is a disease that causes the eyes to develop clouding in the lens of the eye. He gradually lost his vision of both eyes and he went...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 1 Response Jun 10, 2010

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    One Small Step For Man .. - I was as fast asleep as a 5 month old baby could be when Neil Arm strong and his crew achieved that 'one small step' feat on the moon. History was made...
    guardsvan guardsvan 41-45, M Aug 26, 2012

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    It'S Slow Going..... - It seems I may never get any smarter,wiser, or any less of an idiot
    Solagurl Solagurl 41-45, F Nov 27, 2013

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    Never Envy -  Sometimes we envy others. We look at people we know and just wish we had what they have, even though most of the times we see a surface only. I was like that too...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 Jun 15, 2010

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    I Was Ignorant Until Adulthood - You might say it was due to being "kept down" by my ex. When I left him, my world exploded like a flower blooming! Suddenly I was free to use the...
    DelicataAqueum DelicataAqueum 31-35, F Jan 31, 2013

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    My Ann Frank Diary - I'm a faceless voice. A voice from the streets. This is my story, Its my Ann Frank Diary. You can go ahead and call me John Brown. Grew up in low income...
    NewLifenNewSoul NewLifenNewSoul 22-25, M Jan 9, 2013

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    Disease - It's strange...I am unable to settle into the face that a moment of anxiety will pass, and even if the rationale is understood, I freeze. I think about him. Not about...
    amberskyfades amberskyfades 22-25, F Mar 6, 2013

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    Turnaround -  In school I was a mean girl and with two of my friends we could have been the inspiration behind that movie that was titled the same “Mean Girls&rdquo...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 1 Response Jun 12, 2010

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    Follow Your Dream -  As a kid I was always a dreamer. I always wanted to travel the world and experience other cultures. Maybe it’s because I was brought up in a...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 Jun 11, 2010

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    Perfect Girl - I am so tired of the images of women in film, Televison and commercial. And how it influences me even though I don´t want to. Therefore I have made a video: http...
    piatjader piatjader 31-35 Apr 24, 2013

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    Circuitous Road To Self Love - Many a self help guru of today exhort the idea of 'self love', 'self acceptance' as building blocks of one's development, progress and success in...
    guardsvan guardsvan 41-45, M Sep 1, 2012

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    Words Of Wisdom - Words Of Wisdom "More people would learn from their mistakes if they weren't so busy denying them." - Harold J. Smith If God brings you to it, He will bring you...
    NarutoShippudenFanGirl NarutoShippudenFanGirl 16-17, F Aug 22, 2013

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    Live your life like this! - Do more than exist ....live. Do more than touch ....feel. Do more than look ....observe. Do more than read ....absorb. Do more than hear ....listen...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 Jun 17, 2010

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    I Strive - I strive,Everyday,To be a wiser man,The wiser I am,The better,The more ,I can help.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Nov 20, 2011

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    A WISE STORY:__________ The Balance in Life -  My old uncle, Jim is one of the most amazing old dudes you can meet. There is just something about him that blows you away. He...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 Jul 8, 2010

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